Information Technology Lawyer

Helmes’ legal team is growing. We are looking for an Information Technology Lawyer! As a valuable addition to the team, you will be helping to run and grow the business. Your input is required to make informed decisions about risks, legal documentation and overall provision of services.

As an IT Lawyer you will:

  • Provide legal support relating to software development services throughout the services chain – from clients to subcontractors and specific licenses used in the process
  • Take ownership of the agreement templates to be up-to-date with business and legal requirements
  • Assist the teams relating to data protection matters in software development and in negotiations of data processing agreements
  • Draft and review corporate governance related legal documents
  • Coordinate and identify the legal training needs of the teams

We are looking for:

  • 2+ years experience in providing specialist legal advice, preferably relating to IT, corporate and data protection field
  • Master’s Degree in Law or you can also be actively working towards obtaining your degree
  • Deep interest to understand the inner workings of an international software development powerhouse
  • Strong project management skills with the will to work independently
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – you can explain complex legal matters in a clear and simple way
  • Attitude of getting things done on time and in an organised way
  • High proficiency in English and Estonian language, both written and spoken

Additionally, it is good if you have:

  • Previous experience relating to international contractual relationships
  • Special interest and spark in your eyes when discussing data protection in a tech company
  • Proactive approach towards building successful professional relationships with the stakeholders

We offer: 

  • Health and inspiration enhancing environment in our Tallinn office
  • Autonomy, trustful and entrepreneurial culture
  • Mentoring, support and personal development plan to reach your maximum potential
  • Flat organization and possibility to work very close with decision makers
  • Interesting challenges and opportunities as we build and grow the group together
  • Training and self-development opportunities, the possibility to put into practice the latest findings of the research in your domain
  • Good work-life balance and flexible working arrangements
  • Read why Helmes is a great place to work

Deadline for applications: 13.06.2021

Apply now to join our company in Tallinn as an IT Lawyer

Helmes is an international software development company, founded around 30 years ago and headquartered in Estonia. We have grown both organically and through M&A activities to a global group. We develop custom and business critical solutions for both corporate and public sector across the world and have ca 1000 employees in different countries.